Assoc. Prof. Dr.Jirakrit Leelarungrayub, received his Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Khone Kaen University in 1993, and Ph.D of Science in Medical Biochemistry from Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand in 2006. He has been Associate Professor in Physical Therapy in Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Associated Medical Sciences, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, since, 2014. He has authored 39 international publica1tions and in peer-reviewed National journals. He has edited/authored international text-book and 2 national books. Assoc. Prof. (Dr.) Jirakrit Leelarungrayub serves as Editorial board member for 4 International journals and reviewer for many National and International journals. Nowadays, He serves a Committee Chairman in Master of Physical Therapy program, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Associated Medical Sciences, Chiang Mai University and a chairman of Cardiopulmonary Division of Department, and Committee in Master of Sport Sciences, Graduate School, Chiang Mai University, in addition, He also serves in an internal quality assurance (QA) committee at Chaing Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jirakrit Leelarungrayub research interests are varies areas; Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy or Rehabilitation in Clinics, Application of Natural plants and food supplementation in both human, athletics and patients relating to Antioxidant and Anti-inflammatory, Physical performance and Fitness. His research interests are also working in Natural plant and Herb with Antioxidants in Vitro model as well as Bioactive compounds analysis, as same as the Activity of Specific Natural Thai plant for Smoking Cessation in Active Smokers. Moreover, Development of Thai fruits for any pilot commercial products for health for healthy and patients is in the research part in the future.